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[Korea] The 4th Busan Christmas Tree Festival starts on December 1st

  • Date11/30/2012
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‘The 4th Busan Christmas Tree Festival: Shine a Light for Peace‘ will be held from December 1st, 2012 through January 6th, 2013 at Gwangbok-dong Cultural & Fashion Streets in Jung-gu.

At the Cheongseon 3-way intersection (at the center of Gwangbok-ro street), a 12 meter high ‘Main Tree’ will be set up. With the large tree at the center, the surrounding areas are divided into three sections – A section, B section, and C section – and each section will be decorated with different Christmas trees, ornaments, and lights.

On the stage in front of the main tree, music concerts, plays and interactive crowd events will take place. Admission to the festival is free of charge.

More info

< Busan Christmas Tree Culture Festival 2012 >
☞ Venue: Gwangbok-dong Cultural & Fashion Streets (Jung-gu Busan-si)
☞ Period: December 1, 2012 – January 6, 2013
☞ Homepage: (Korean)
☞ Inquiries: +82-51-256-1225 (Korean)
☞ Directions: Nampo Station (Busan subway line 1), Exit 7 (Section A starts there)
☞ Nearby tourist attractions: Gwangbokdong Food Street, Gukje Market, Yongdusan Park Busan Tower, BIFF Square, Jagalchi Market
☞ 1330 Korea Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)

Courtesy of Busan Christmas Tree Festival Organizing Committee